Posted by  •  December 19

can of condensed milk 3 cups of chocolate chips 1 teaspoon of Amaretto, Kahlua or Rum 1 teaspoon of vanilla Melt chips with condensed milk in a saucepan Remove from heat Stir in liquid ingredients Chill for 2 hours Shape into balls and roll in any of the following cocoanut, sprinkles, finely chopped nuts,...

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December 18  • 

White Lake football star heading to Texas

While people in the Ottawa Valley will be dealing with frigid temperatures in late January, one local football player will be sweating under the...

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December 18  • 

Timberwolves add reigning MVP

In Jr B hockey, the Renfrew Timberwolves lead the Valley Division and thanks to a trade on Monday, the team has bolstered an already impressive...

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December 18  • 

New home for Upper Valley OPP

The Upper Ottawa Valley OPP in Pembroke will be moving into a new home this week as the new detachment will officially open Friday. On Thursday...

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December 18  • 

SHORTBREAD COOKIES

1C icing sugar 1 lb butter 4 C flour Mix butter and icing sugar.  Gradually add the flour.  Work the dough with your hands until it is oily....

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December 17  • 

Shoplifting, impaired charges laid

Shoplifting in the Upper Ottawa Valley area was on the upswing last week, with Christmas just around the corner. Police were called to Wal-Mart on...

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December 17  • 

MINT BALLS

4 oz cream cheese 2 cups icing sugar 1 cup fine coconut 1 tsp almond extract Soft mints Mix all ingredients but mints together,...

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December 16  • 

CITRUS PUNCH

1 can frozen lemonade, thawed 1 can frozen orange juice, thawed 1 C white sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 tsp almond extract 8 C water 2 L lemon-lime...

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December 15  • 

Jellied Waldorf Salad

3 oz pkg lime Jello 1 cup boiling water 1/2 cup cold water 1 1/2 cups diced apples 1/2 cup pecans, chopped 1 cup miniature marshmallows 1/4 cup...

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December 12  • 

Holiday Breakfast Pizza

1 pound of bacon or sausage cooked (or both if you are a meat lover) 1 pizza crust Thaw 1 cup of frozen hash browns 1 cup of shredded cheddar...

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December 11  • 

Jo-Anne’s Bacon Water Chestnuts

2 cans water chestnuts 1 lb bacon, cut strips in half Toothpicks 1 cup honey 2 cups brown sugar 5 oz soya sauce 2 tsp garlic powder 1/2 tsp...

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December 10  • 

Two arrested in Valley armed robberies

Two men have been arrested and charged following two recent armed robberies in the Ottawa Valley. Darrin Chalmers, age 24, of Pembroke faces a...

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December 10  • 

Cops release sketches after theft/assault

On November 20, 2014 at approximately 8:20 p.m., Renfrew OPP responded to a break and enter at a residence on Dominion Street in Renfrew. Unknown...

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December 10  • 

BLACK FOREST COCONUT CLUSTERS

1 x 6 ounce package of butterscotch Chippits 1 x 6 ounce package of chocolate Chippits 1 x 7 ounce bag of feather flaked coconut 1 x 12 ounce jar...

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December 9  • 

CHERRY CHRISTMAS SLICES

1 C butter, softened 1 C icing sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 2-1/4 C flour 2 C red and green candied cherries, halved 1 C pecan...

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